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celery soup recipe

Updated on November 25, 2012
Celery soup recipe
Celery soup recipe | Source


This recipe has a creamy goodness that is absolutely indescribable. The bacon gives it such added flavor. This recipe was handed down to me from past generations. I have never had homemade celery soup, but after I had a bowl of this goodness I decided I would never use a can of celery soup again in any of my recipes. This soup is so good just by itself. You can serve it with a piece of crusty bread- but be prepared to not have any leftovers.


5 stars for OMG so delicious


Ingredients: Celery soup recipe

5 cups celery diced

4 slices bacon diced

1 leek diced. (white part only)

1/2 cup diced carrots

1 Cup diced onion

1 Large baking potato peeled and diced

1 Tablespoon minced fresh garlic

6 cups chicken stock

2 teaspoons minced rosemary leaves fresh

1 cup heavy whipping cream

1 teaspoon cider vinegar

salt/pepper to taste.

Chives for garnish.

1-2 Tablespoon butter if needed

Chopping bacon for celery soup
Chopping bacon for celery soup | Source
Cooking the vegetables
Cooking the vegetables | Source


Directions: Celery Soup Recipe

1) Slice your bacon if you have not already done so, and add to a stock pot on the stove. Keep the burner on medium heat until the bacon is cooked. Remove the bacon to a paper towel when done and set aside. Keep the bacon grease in the pot.

2) Add the leek,onions,carrots, and celery and cook till tender in the same pot you cooked the bacon. Add 2 Tablespoons of butter if needed depending on whether or not your bacon had allot of fat in it.

3) Add the garlic to the pan with the leek and onions etc. Now add the cubed potato, chicken stock, rosemary, salt pepper. Bring this to a boil, and reduce heat to a simmer until celery and potato are cooked. This should take about 45 minutes.

4) When done remove the saucepan from the stove and pure with a blender or hand mixer. Stir in the 1 cup of heavy cream and cider vinegar. Add your chopped bacon back into the pot. Garnish with chives.

Now you have delicious celery soup that is better than any can any day.

Cooking Celery Soup
Cooking Celery Soup | Source

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      Chiana 2 years ago

      That's 2 clever by half and 2x2 clever 4 me. Thsnak!

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      Tony Mead 5 years ago from Yorkshire

      This is a real good winter warmer soup with lots of good things in it. I like to make soups and freeze them, they make a good lunch when I'm working in my studio.

      nice hub voted up and all that sort of thing

      regards Tony

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      carol stanley 5 years ago from Arizona

      This sounds delicious. I am going to bookmark this recipe for future use. I make a lot of soup and I love this particular one. Thanks for sharing Voting UP.